Glossary

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ACR
Classification used in radiology for the interpretation of mammography
ADENOMYOSIS
Very frequent pathology of the myometrium, usually leading to pain and bleeding.
ADNEXECTOMY
Surgical action consisting in removing the tube and ovary.
ADNEXIA
Anatomical entity associating the fallopian tubes and ovaries
AMBULATORY
Surgery performed in the Operating Room where the patient enters and leaves the facility on the same day.
AMENORRHEA
Absence of menstruation in a woman after puberty and before menopause
AMP
Assisted Medical Procreation
ASCUS
Abnormal result of a smear that revealed mild cell abnormalities without HPV being detected.
ASSISTED MEDICAL PROCREATION
Medical specialty